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Date: 27 Jun 2016
In Denmark, where interest rates have been negative the longest, businesses and consumers are saving more than they did before 2012
Date: 07 Jun 2016
That attitude might need to change, at least according to some analysts
Date: 08 Jun 2016
"Because right now, there is a bit of a cloud over them, should Clinton come in," he said, speaking exclusively with Morningstar.com.au last month
Date: 16 May 2016
In the Formula One car race just held in Melbourne the difference between first and fifth place was 59 seconds
Date: 19 May 2016
Morningstar has long urged investors to seek companies with sustainable competitive advantages but with attractive valuations
Date: 20 May 2016
Six months ago I wrote a 30-page, 24-exhibit paper, which I finally realised would have a strong appeal to six or seven strategists and no one else
Date: 20 May 2016
REA Group (REA) and SEEK Limited (SEK) have outperformed the S&P/ASX 200 over the past year, and newer technology stocks WiseTech Global (WTC) and Aconex (ACX) have also performed well, representing the strong growth potential of technology shares, though investors may have to pay a relatively high price for their strong performance
Date: 01 Apr 2016
Negative interest rates in Japan and Europe have added to concerns over whether the monetary authorities still have the financial firepower to slay the feared demon of deflation
Date: 12 Apr 2016
Some listed investment companies (LICs) can offer the best of both worlds--lower costs compared to traditional managed funds while at the same time being actively managed, offering the potential to outperform benchmark indices and rival exchange-traded funds (ETFs)
Date: 13 Apr 2016
Asian stocks have had a poor start to 2016, with slowing growth in China and capital flight from emerging markets weighing on valuations
Date: 21 Mar 2016
If you're planning to invest in offshore assets, then the decision about whether or not to hedge your currency exposure is an important one as movements in the Australian dollar can either erode or add value to your investment
Date: 11 Mar 2016
Hedge funds got a bad rap in the press in the years that followed the global financial crisis (GFC) and many Australian investors have steered clear of them
Date: 14 Mar 2016
Our sun--a rather tiny star in the galactic scheme of things--seems inexhaustible
Date: 23 Feb 2016
As we get older we know how important it is to focus on building our superannuation for retirement, but have you ever considered getting your children started on building their superannuation? The earlier our children start contributing towards building their superannuation, the better off they will be in their retirement.
Date: 15 Mar 2016
Disruption is the term that describes the battering that technological advances herald for many people
Date: 07 Mar 2016
In announcing the winners of the Australian Morningstar Awards 2016, Morningstar Australasia director of manager research ratings, Tom Whitelaw, said Hyperion "deserved applause for its unwavering commitment to thorough bottom-up research and commitment to maintaining its disciplined investment style through the trials and tribulations of the investment cycle"
Date: 24 Feb 2016
BHP Billiton (BHP) accepted financial reality on Tuesday by axing its progressive dividend policy and culling its senior executive team after racking up a US$5.7-billion half-year net loss
Date: 17 Feb 2016
Nine years after the last increase, seven years after zero was reached and two years since quantitative easing was abandoned, recent history's most awaited rate rise occurred
Date: 11 Feb 2016
"It's quality, rather than quantity, that matters." The quote may sound like a tag line from a 1950's advertisement, but surprisingly it comes from Roman Emperor Nero's tutor and adviser, Lucius Seneca.
Date: 01 Feb 2016
By following a simple practice known as dollar-cost averaging to buy shares or managed funds, it's claimed that investors can protect themselves against market downside risk
Date: 20 Jan 2016
While many people view the Australian economy as being dominated by resources and commodity prices, in reality, this is not actually the case
Date: 05 Jan 2016
In our previous article we generally discussed managing risk through life insurance and estate planning
Date: 11 Dec 2015
Japan's population is ageing--faster than any other country in the world
Date: 27 Nov 2015
A slowing economy, mixed consumer and business confidence, and a weakening currency have all put pressure on the Aussie retail sector
Date: 18 Sep 2015
The recent share-market turmoil has highlighted that equities are a risky investment
Date: 17 Sep 2015
The newly installed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was among the key topics of discussion at a media event held with a number of fund managers this week
Date: 13 Aug 2015
Companies covered in this report: • Telstra (TLS)
Date: 20 Aug 2015
Companies covered in this report: • Wesfarmers (WES)
Date: 30 Jul 2015
We spend a significant amount of time explaining to investors our process for entering and exiting investments
Date: 24 Jul 2015
Plunging oil prices helped Qantas Airways (QAN) fly away with the prize for the top ASX 200 stock for fiscal 2015
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